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What Is Focal Length? Here’s What You Need To Know
A photography fundamental.
Why Your Selfies Look Awful & What Can And Is Being Done About It
Hold off on the nose job.
The Reason Why The Camera Adds 10 Pounds | Minute Photography
Welcome to our Minute Photography series, where we explain photography and lighting tips & tricks, myths, and techniques. For more…
Headshot Photography Tips | How Focal Length Affects Headshots
Last week we discussed our favorite lenses for headshot photography, and the most important variable was not whether a lens…
Focus/Lens Breathing: What Is It and Does It Matter?
Focus breathing is one of those technical issues that don’t tend to trouble most people as most don’t know about it. But once you see it, you’ll always notice it.
Web App That Helps To Visualize DOF Across Focal Lengths, Formats, & Apertures
This is a great little app that will help you to understand and visualize depth of field across different focal lengths, formats, and apertures.
Shallow Depth of Field | Aperture Guide Pt 2
In this article, we will talk about what aperture is primarily used for in photography, which is to control depth of field (DOF). Depth of field is the front-to-back zone in a photograph where objects appear acceptably sharp. We will cover both the shallow and deep depth of field, as well as the other factors that affect depth of field, aperture, distance between you and the subject, focal length, and the sensor size.
How a Lens’ Focal Length Affects Distortion & Perspective
The always educational and entertaining Jay P Morgan is back again with another awesome video on The Slanted Lens. This time, he shows how the different focal length from 20mm to 200mm will affect how the face will look in a photo and also how the background will change in relation to the subject. It’s really informative and will help you expand your creative choices based on your lens.